Geriatric Psychiatry Expert Witnesses

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Expert witnesses who are available to consult and testify regarding geriatric psychiatry can be found here. Experts found on this page may consult on issues involving geriatric psychiatrists, geropsychiatry, and psychiatry of old age. They may provide reports regarding dementia, depression, and late-life schizophrenia. They may also provide expert witness testimony concerning adult psychiatric care, undue influence, antisocial personality disorder, and anxiety disorders, among other topics.

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Elliott M. Stein (Elliott M. Stein, M.D.)
I am a specialist in the Evaluation and Treatment of Older Adults including the evaluation and treatment of depression, anxiety, stress disorders, relationship problems, insomnia, memory problems, dementia, delirium and other mental and emotional problems... Learn More ›

Sanjay G. Adhia, MD (Adhia & Associates, Forensic Psychiatry)
Dr. Adhia is a triple Board-Certified Forensic Psychiatrist based in Houston, TX. He testifies nationally. He is uniquely Board-Certified in Forensic Psychiatry and Brain Injury Medicine in civil, criminal, and military jurisdictions. Adolescent &... Learn More ›

Maurice Preter, MD (Psychiatry, Neuropsychiatry, Neurology)
Dr. med. Maurice Preter, MD is a psychiatrist, neuropsychiatrist, psychopharmacologist and neurologist based in New York City with close to four decades' worth of experience in the medical profession. He is part of a limited number of fully dually trained... Learn More ›

Mark I. Levy, MD, DLFAPA (Medical Director of Forensic Psychiatric Associates, L.P., a nationwide expert witness firm)
Forensic Psychiatric Associates, L.P. (fpamed) is a national consulting firm with offices in California, Nevada and North Carolina assisting litigating attorneys. The firm includes 15 board certified forensic psychiatrists, 7 forensic neuropsychiatrists... Learn More ›
ForensisGroup, Inc. (The Expert of Experts)
Location: Multiple Locations
Areas of Expertise: For over 30 years, ForensisGroup has provided the nation’s top law firms, businesses, insurance companies, government entities with highly qualified expert witnesses and consultants. Experts referred by...
Consolidated Consultants
Location: Multiple Locations
Areas of Expertise: Consolidated Consultants (CCc) continues to deliver high quality expert witness and medical expert witness referrals nationwide since 1995. CCc is the only referral service where you can view the full,...
Edwin Peng, MD (Expedient Medicolegal Services)
Location: California
Areas of Expertise: Edwin Peng, MD, MBA, QME has been a board-certified psychiatrist since 2006. He has accumulated a breadth of experiences across a variety of clinical, cultural, and forensic settings reflective of his...
Leonard J. Weiss, M.D. (Leonard J. Weiss, M.D., Psychiatry Austin, PLLC)
Location: Texas
Areas of Expertise: Dr. Weiss is Board-Certified in Forensic Psychiatry, Psychiatry, Addiction Psychiatry, Internal Medicine, and Brain Injury Medicine based in Austin, Texas. He is uniquely qualified to address the complicated...
Geriatric Psychiatry FAQs

What is a geriatric psychiatry expert witness?

A geriatric psychiatry expert witness is a medical doctor who specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of mental disorders in older adults. They are often consulted in legal cases involving elder abuse, capacity determinations, and guardianship.

What is the role of a geriatric psychiatry expert witness?

A geriatric psychiatry expert witness can provide testimony on issues related to the diagnosis, treatment, and care of elderly patients with mental health issues.

How much can a person make as a geriatric psychiatry expert witness?

Geriatric psychiatry expert witnesses may earn between $175 and $400 per hour, or more in some circumstances. The exact fee is agreed upon between the expert and the retaining lawyer.

What are the qualifications of a geriatric psychiatry expert witness?

A geriatric psychiatry expert witness should be a licensed geriatric psychiatrist with expertise in aging, dementia, and mental health care for the elderly.

What type of evidence is reviewed in a lawsuit by a geriatric psychiatry expert witness?

A geriatric psychiatry expert witness may review medical records, conduct evaluations, and provide testimony on issues such as capacity, competency, and the standard of care in a lawsuit.

In what type of cases might expert testimony be heard from a geriatric psychiatry expert witness?

Expert testimony from a geriatric psychiatry expert witness may be heard in cases involving mental health issues, capacity assessments, elder abuse, and guardianship disputes related to elderly individuals.